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Major Link Soccer: US Women play Mexico tonight, expect domination

Also: MoPop is opening a Marvel exhibit, the Seattle injury bug spreads to former players, and Liverpool go up big



When your single game is better than most of the league playing two games.
Seattle Reign FC forward Megan Rapinoe voted March Player of the Month

This list includes Sounders Academy great Marlon Vargas.
Baer: The 5 names you should know after the 2018 Generation adidas Cup |

Jess Fishlock: Wales midfielder says England game 'not do or die' - BBC Sport
Jess Fishlock urges Wales not to get "too emotionally involved" in Friday's crucial World Cup qualifier against England.

Soccer: Hamstring tear sidelines Shanghai Shenhua's Martins
Former Nigeria international Obafemi Martins has been ruled out action for between six and seven months with a torn hamstring, his Chinese Super League (CSL) club Shanghai Shenhua announced on Wednesday.


CONCACAF Announces Hell In A Cell Rematch For Toronto FC And Club America — The Nutmeg News

Click this one to find out that a Werder Bremen dude could wind up at Orlando City. Two clubs vie for Junuzovic

MLS announces PlayStation as presenting sponsor of inaugural eMLS Cup

US Soccer

Timbers U23s draw Kitsap Pumas SC in the first round of the U.S. Open Cup - Stumptown Footy
Here comes the Open Cup!

First Round Pairings for 2018 U.S. Open Cup Announced - U.S. Soccer
The pairings for the First Round of the 2018 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup are set. The round will commence on May 9 after a three-game Play-In Round scheduled for May 5-6.

David Edgar is heading to Music City.
Premier League and MLS Veteran to Join Nashville SC

NC Courage features the reclamation of Crystal Dunn

Insider Notes: USA Invited to 2019 Copa America; Arena's Klinsmann Story Checks Out

Alex Morgan will play herself in a family film - Stars and Stripes FC
That is not correct concussion protocol!


Barcelona vs. Roma: Final score 4-1, Barca up big in Champions League -
The Blaugrana will like their chances of advancing, but have given Roma a small chance to recover.

Liverpool vs. Manchester City: Final score 3-0 in Champions League stunner -
We new this tie would be high-scoring, but few saw Liverpool’s early dominance coming.

Kim Little returning from injury | SWNT | Scottish FA

Cultural stuff I like

NW Peaks Brewery renames and reopens its taproom in Ballard – Washington Beer Blog
The Bergschrund by NW Peaks Brewery is currently closed. The company's satellite taproom in Ballard reopens on Thursday, April 5th. Here's why.

Soccer to watch today

4:00 p.m. United States Women’s National Team vs Mexico (FS1/UDN)

USA vs. Mexico: Crystal Dunn is the USWNT’s most exciting attacker, so why is she at left back? -
Dunn’s versatility and positive attitude have drawn her coaches into the trap of playing her where they have a hole, rather than where she can make the biggest difference on the game.

USA vs Mexico friendly: preview and TV schedule - Stars and Stripes FC
Will Sofia Huerta get minutes against Mexico?

Preview: USA and Mexico Meet in Jacksonville | April 5 | 7pm ET | FS1, UDN - U.S. Soccer
The U.S. WNT will face Mexico on Thursday night at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Florida, in the first of two friendlies between the teams as both countries set their sights on the Concacaf Women's Championship this coming October.

There’s also a bunch of Europa League and Copa Libertadores stuff, but you probably don’t get those channels (Fox Soccer Plus and Fox Deportes).

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